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VT - Tunnel #2

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Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Virginia & Truckee Railroad
Location
Lyon County, Nevada
Status
Open to traffic
History
Bored 1869; Damaged by fire 1872; Abandoned 1941; Damaged by another fire in 1969 and dynamited; Cleared out & reopened 2008
Railroad
- Virginia & Truckee Railroad (VT; V&T)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 566.0 ft.
Also called
VT - American Flat Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.26324, -119.65860   (decimal degrees)
39°15'48" N, 119°39'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/270626/4349358 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Virginia City
Inventory number
BH 67190 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2015: Added by Luke

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